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Chris Henry & Tiger Woods:  Private Disputes Steal Headlines
Chris Henry & Tiger Woods: Private Disputes Steal Headlines

The news is full of crumbling relationships.   Disputes and betrayals result in divorce, devastation and in one tragic story this week, even death.    We can’t help but watch with a combination of disgust and intrigue.   The people who we’ve placed on the pedestal of success are letting us down.   In a sick way it makes […]

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Building Your Child’s Self-Esteem
Building Your Child’s Self-Esteem

Do you remember what it was like waiting for your parents to read your report card? I remember it not always being a pleasant experience. Especially if I knew there was a low grade on it. I can see it in the eyes of my children on report card day when I get home from […]

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The Da Vinci Code: Whose Code Is It?
The Da Vinci Code: Whose Code Is It?

It seems like everywhere you turn someone is reading, has read, or plans to read Dan Brown’s The Da Vinci Code. There is something exhilarating about discovering something that was hidden. An inside look, a covert meaning, a new voice testifying to supposedly new facts– the plot thickens. So why is this style of writing so […]

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Don’t Guard Your Heart
Don’t Guard Your Heart

Stop guarding your heart. Maybe this seems counterintuitive. “Guard your heart” is an expression thrown around a lot, especially in Christian circles, and it’s commonly taken to extremes. It’s supposed to encourage you to be modest, to protect yourself, to keep the bad guys out of your head and heart. But there’s a danger when you […]

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Trying to Answer the Why?
Trying to Answer the Why?

We’ve all asked “why?” at some point or another.  Chris Keith has been asking why for most of his life. He was 12 years old when his grandparents decided he was old enough to know the truth.  His whole family – his parents and his older brother Mikey – did not die in a car […]

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A Foot In The Door
A Foot In The Door

Reaching students in residence at university can be a challenge. How do you get a foot in the door? Residence Assistants (RAs) are societal gatekeepers, and Chris and his campus ministry wanted to reach them to let them know about their ministry. Although campus groups were not usually invited in, Chris’ group was allowed to […]

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May 18: Overcoming My Fear of Decision-making
May 18: Overcoming My Fear of Decision-making

It’s impossible to know which choice, big or small, will be the one that changes everything. After his father’s death, every choice Chris was given paralyzed him. He didn’t want to make the wrong decision. Watch the video In the midst of this fear he made one decision that shaped his future forever. How do […]

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God’s Eternal Plan
God’s Eternal Plan

Chris Wiens wondered what good could come of their captain breaking his hand during the first game of a hard-earned international tour? What the team learned, however, is that God had much bigger, eternal plans for their new Russian teammate. Related: Want To Get Involved? 

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Bypass the Bait: Handling Criticism Gracefully
Bypass the Bait: Handling Criticism Gracefully

When someone throws an inflammatory or critical comment our way, it’s tempting to take the bait and get into an argument or internally bristle at what he or she said. A better way to handle the situation is to bypass the bait and “READ.” Remain calm- Number one rule. Echo and inquire – You may […]

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Alone In A Sea of People
Alone In A Sea of People

Although Chris had plenty of friends growing up, he always felt alone. He felt like he needed to figure out and do things for himself. Whether it was because his parents broke up when he was young, he isn’t sure, but he does know that these feelings have impacted all of his relationships in some […]

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